Daniel Reetz, the founder of the DIY Book Scanner community, has recently started making videos of prototyping and shop tips. If you are tinkering with a book scanner (or any other project) in your home shop, these tips will come in handy. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCn0gq8 ... g_8K1nfInQ

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by Dickison
11 Jul 2012, 03:44
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Current Scanner
Replies: 4
Views: 5877

Re: Current Scanner

This is sort of an updside down version of what I was considering and wondering if someone has already built one. The idea is to have the design shown inverted, placing the book on top with plates of glass on the sides of the frame shown. Then, rather than having a rectangular frame as shown, take t...
by Dickison
08 Feb 2012, 21:23
Forum: Introductions and connections
Topic: Post something about yourself here (The Hello Thread)
Replies: 437
Views: 426602

I also was waiting for the Book Saver

I also had been waiting with high anticipation for Ion Audio's Book Saver because it seemed to be such a compact, light-weight, uncomplicated design http://cdn.slashgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/01/Ion-Book-Scanner-580x362.jpg . Another design that looks interesting would be to reverse the Book S...
by Dickison
07 Jan 2012, 21:04
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Design a replacement for Ion Audio Book Saver
Replies: 2
Views: 9650

Design a replacement for Ion Audio Book Saver

I live in a very small place with too many books and no garage or any kind of work space. I am not a DIY person unless it's pretty simple. I would be interested in purchasing a device similar to the now defunct Ion Audio Book Saver that is small, light weight, and fast as the Book Saver seemed to in...